Since 2008, Mr. Thomas served as CEO of The HR Impact Group, supporting client company efforts to implement strategic business transformations and improve returns from their human resource organizations. He previously served as Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Cytyc Corporation where he led the development and implementation of integrated HR programs designed to position the organization for continued growth. Mr. Thomas has a broad background of global HR leadership experience at Citigroup, Pepsi, and GE where he has implemented custom programs to improve staffing, performance management, leadership succession, executive development, training, and executive and sales compensation. He is a graduate of the GE Human Resource Leadership Program, holds a BS in Business Administration from Villanova University and an MBA from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Mr. Thomas also served as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps.